Working at heights (English & Portuguese)

This program clarifies the basics of fall security in the industries of construction, transportation, electrical and utilities. This course includes instructor provided guidance, hands-on presentation and assessment to some basic gear and procedures. Includes wallet certificate valid for 3 years.

What Will You Learn

  • Roles and responsibilities of the employer, constructor, supplier, supervisor and worker.
  • Regulations that address fall hazards, fall protection equipment and working at heights projects.
  • Working at heights hazards and the hierarchy of controls to protect workers.
  • Safe work procedures and plans to identify and control working at height hazards.
  • Advantages and disadvantages of various types of ladders.
  • Requirements for barriers.
  • The setup, use, maintenance and storage of travel restraint and fall arrest system.
  • Use of bump lines, barriers, guardrails and safety nets.
  • Use of vertical, horizontal and retractable lifelines.

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